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Kirsten Gillibrand's Public Statements on Issue: Environment

Full Name: Kirsten E. Gillibrand
Office: U.S. Senate (NY) - Jr, Democratic
First Appointed: 01/23/2009
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Jonathan; 2 Children: Theodore, Henry
Birth Date: 12/09/1966
Birth Place: Albany, NY
Home City: Brunswick, NY
Date Title
Nov. 17, 2011 Schumer, Gillibrand Call on Army Corps to Expedite Asian Carp Study to Help Keep Invasive Species Out of New York State Waterways
Oct. 18, 2011 Higgins, Schumer & Gillibrand Want Answers on Bethlehem Steel
Sept. 23, 2011 U.S. Senate Passes Resolution Designating National Estuaries Day
Aug. 2, 2011 Senators Carper, Snowe Lead Bipartisan Group of Colleagues in Resolution in Support of Recycling
July 20, 2011 Help Western New York Businesses Become More Energy Efficient
July 6, 2011 Hinchey and Gillibrand Reintroduce Bill to Study if Hudson River Valley Should Be National Park Service Unit
June 23, 2011 Sens. Carper, Coons, Lautenberg, Menendez, Schumer, Gillibrand and Casey Introduce Bill to Protect and Enhance the Delaware River Watershed
April 29, 2011 Gillibrand Hails Tri-State Transportation Campaign as Environmental Champion
April 29, 2011 Gillibrand Hails Northern Westchester Energy Action Consortium as Environmental Champion
April 27, 2011 Letter to Administrator Lisa Jackson
April 7, 2011 Cardin and EPW Colleagues Applaud Senate's Vote to Protect Public Health and Job Creation Under Clean Air Act
April 6, 2011 Chairman Boxer and EPW Colleagues Applaud Senate Vote to Protect Public Health and Job Creation under the Clean Air Act
March 30, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States, and Joe Biden, Vice President of the United States
March 28, 2011 Gillibrand, Nadler, Mayor Bloomberg, Yassky, Announce New Legislative Push on Capitol Hill For Fuel -Efficient Taxi Fleets After Supreme Court Decision Grids NYC Plan To A Halt
March 3, 2011 Chairman Boxer and EPW Colleagues' Statement on Inhofe/Upton Bill that Would Permanently Block Protections from Carbon Pollution
Feb. 3, 2011 Letter to the Honorable W. Craig Fugate, Administrator, Federal Emergency Management Agency
Oct. 29, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State
Oct. 13, 2010 Letter to Administrator Lisa Jackson of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Sept. 29, 2010 Senate EPW Committee Members Introduce Legislation to Reduce Dangerous Lead in Drinking Water
Sept. 29, 2010 Senators Introduce Legislation to Reduce Dangerous Lead in Drinking Water
Sept. 24, 2010 Gillibrand, Polis, Castle Introduce National Environmental Education Act Reauthorization
July 21, 2010 Letter to Majority Leader Reid
July 6, 2010 Maffei, Gillibrand Introduce Onondaga Lake Restoration Act
June 30, 2010 Gillibrand, Lieberman, Dodd, & Schumer Announces Key Senate Panel Passes Legislation To Protect Long Island Sound, An EPA "Imparied Water Body"
June 25, 2010 After Asian Carp Found Within Six Miles Of Great Lakes, Gillibrand Demands Swift Action To Stop Spread Of Species
June 24, 2010 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Immediate Action on Asian Carp
June 22, 2010 LTC Daniel B. Snead, District Commander, United States Army Corps Of Engineers, Buffalo District
June 14, 2010 Letter to Mr. Tony Hayward Group Chief Executive, BP
June 10, 2010 Letter to Admiral Allen, Secretary Napolitano, and Secretary Locke
June 8, 2010 Shaheen Fights for Subpoena Power for BP Oil Spill Investigation
June 4, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Lisa P. Jackson, Administrator, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
May 24, 2010 Letter To Senator Barbara Boxer, Chairman, And Senator James Inhofe, Senate Committee On Environment & Public Works
May 17, 2010 Senators Call for Justice Deptartment to Open Civil and Criminal Investigations into BP Oil Spill
May 17, 2010 Letter To Senator Daniel Inouye, Chairman, Senate Appropriations Committee, Senator Thad Cochran, Ranking Member, Senator Robert Byrd, Chairman, Senate Homeland Security Subcommittee, And Senator George Voinovich, Ranking Member
May 6, 2010 Gillibrand: No Taxpayer-Funded Bailouts For Big Oil Companies
April 6, 2010 Local South Bronx Non-Profit To Receive Prestigious EPA Award
April 6, 2010 Letter To Senator John Kerry, Senator Lindsey Graham, And Senator Joseph Lieberman
March 19, 2010 Standing At Great Neck's Wastewater Treatment Facility, Gillibrand Calls For New Federal Commitment For Water Infrastructure Projects
March 17, 2010 Gillibrand, Lieberman, Dodd, & Schumer Introduce Legislation To Protect Long Island Sound
March 17, 2010 Gillibrand Introduces Legislation To Take Step Toward Creating Hudson River Valley National Park
Feb. 22, 2010 Ahead Of Senate Hearing On Asian Carp, Gillibrand Pushes Legislation To Require Feds Temporarily Close Locks To Prevent Asian Carp From Invading NYS Waterways
Feb. 19, 2010 Gillibrand Pushes Bipartisan Legislation To Cut Mercury Emissions 90 Percent From Coal-Fired Power Plants, Limit Other Emissions
Jan. 28, 2010 Gillibrand Statement Following EPA Order To Tonawanda Coke To Clean Up
Jan. 21, 2010 Increasing The Statutory Limit On The Public Debt
Jan. 21, 2010 Senator Gillibrand Blasts Murkowski Amendment As "An Assault On The Clean Air Act"
Jan. 13, 2010 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Grant Temporary Protected Status to Haitians Living in U.S. in Wake of Devastating Earthquake
Jan. 12, 2010 Letter to Members of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee
Jan. 5, 2010 Gillibrand Praises Cuomo For Joining Effort To Stop Spread Of Asian Carp
Dec. 18, 2009 Letter to Assistant Secretary of the Army for Civil Works Jo-Ellen Darcy, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Lisa Jackson, U.S. Coast Guard Commandant Admiral Thad W. Allen and Fish & Wildlife Service Director Sam D. Hamilton
Dec. 11, 2009 Gillibrand Urges Feds To Temporarily Close Chicago Locks To Ensure Asian Carp Do Not Invade NYS Waterways
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